Career Planning

Career Development can assist Dominican students with any aspect of your employment search. Meet with a career advisor to create a resume, prepare for an interview and develop a comprehensive job search strategy.

You can download the following Career Resources her or pick up a copy in Career Development.

  • 4 Year Plan – an overview of how to get involved with Career Development starting with your freshman year
  • Resume Guide – tips on formatting, layouts and the basics of writing a resume
  • Job Search Guide – provides information about the resources available to you and the steps involved with implementing a successful job search
  • Interview Guide – learn how to prepare for an interview, practice sample questions and information on behavioral interviewing
  • Careers in K-12 Education  - information for certified teachers and employment in education

The following websites provide additional information about employment opportunities.

  • ISCPA – the Illinois Small College Placement Association is where Dominican posts all of our job and internship opportunities
  • - a listing of employment opportunities with Chicagoland non-profit organizations
  • CareerShift – searchable database of organizations by industry and location
  • USAJOBS - listing of all federal employment opportunities
  • - access to entry-level employment opportunities posted by Linked In employers

Additionally, campus resources are available for Graduate Students in Business and Library Science.